& language skills
Be taken to faraway places and explore topics of special interest without leaving Sandybeach Centre. Through a vibrant and engaging program of guest presenters, participants will have the opportunity to learn about different countries and cultures, reminisce about past travel experiences and share stories over afternoon tea in a relaxed, supportive and friendly environment. Transport available.
Learn about safety in the kitchen; reading recipes, understanding and following recipes, preparation techniques, cooking skills and techniques and eating healthily.
Experience eating and cooking from garden to plate
Socialise and share meals
Shop in supermarkets and other food outlets
Enjoy fully interactive cooking sessions
Bridge, Cards - Supervised Duplicate
Join our bridge group and enjoy the game in a friendly and supportive environment. Our Duplicate is fully supervised and questions may be asked throughout play. We cater for individuals and a partner can be provided. Fine-tune your bridge while helping to build important skills and
confidence in your game.
ESL Intermediate Conversation
Improve your English conversation skills in a
friendly and supportive environment.
Skill development in vocabulary, pronunciation
and confidence through sharing of life experiences.
Reading and speaking about current issues,
events and the Australian culture.
Suitable for intermediate to advanced students.
For those who love gardening and wish to
develop their practical skills and knowledge
while benefitting from the many aspects of wellbeing that gardening promotes.
Some of the activities include; planting, weeding, watering, harvesting and sampling garden produce. You will enjoy gardening in our renovated accessible garden area and experience visits to other gardens in the community.
Introduction to Mahjong
Mahjong is a game that involves a degree of chance combined with skill, strategy and calculation. An experienced Mahjong trainer will teach you the fundamentals of the game, with some history and an overview of different styles.
Sandybeach Training Education Pathways. Programs designed for people with an intellectual disability.
New courses being offered in the July - December 2019
Program and Event Guide
Activities and support for active seniors (60+) and people with age related conditions. Reach programs are open to all and there are a range of subsidy options for people over 65 years and living in their own home. Transport may be available.
As part of the Learn Local organisations across Victoria we offer a range of education and training programs designed to meet your learning needs. We are a Government registered Learn Local organisation and deliver pre-accredited training. For more information of Learn Local Organistations please go to: http://learnlocal.org.au/